Karen Cornelius Fenton talks about her Native American heritage and her education. She describes working as an educator and domestic violence prevention advocate as well as her crime prevention advocacy work within the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes. She explains family violence within the framework of Native American history and traditions. Fenton also discusses changing attitudes toward domestic violence, problems that still exist, and the team approach toward assisting victims.
Family violence, Montana; Feminism, Montana Missoula; Teachers, Montana; Women, Montana interviews; Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes of the Flathead Reservation, Montana
Montana Feminist History Oral History Collection, OH 378, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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Oral History Number
1 sound cassette (00:60:00 min.): analog + 1 transcript (16 p.: 28 cm.)
OCLC Record Number
Cornelius Fenton, Karen, "Karen Cornelius Fenton Interview, May 9, 2001" (2001). Montana Feminist History Oral History Project. OH 378-020.